Here is a copy of my fall newsletter! if you don’t receive these make sure you go to my website and click the join button! Since this is a copy of my newsletter, the links will not work, but to get the crafts classes below, just type in the link, or send me a … More Welcome Brooks! & Fall Newsletter
Classes start soon at the Visual art center of NJ as well as the Center for Contemporary Art! I am offering a wide range of classes and workshops in several mediums, and subject matter, and for all ages. PLease follow the link below to my classes page on my website. CLICK HERE FOR MY WINTER … More Winter 2013 Classes
So recently I have been on a roll, and have been working on paintings and studies for a new collection of work I plan on putting together entitled. “The essentials.” I am pretty much obsessed with animals, its my passion to work with them and to draw and paint them. So I thought ok, … More The Essentials series
Here are some pics of my most recent commissions…….
Autumn approaching, as so fall semester registrations for classes… I am offering several workshops and classes at both the Visual Art Center of NJ in Summit, and the Center for Contemporary Art in Bedminster , NJ. At CCA, I am offering my usual Morning and Evening Oil … More Fall Classes ready for registration!
A few weeks ago i was asked to do a colored pencil demo for some students of mine that work in colred pencils. I havent pulled my Prismacolors out in about 7 years as well so it was fun to experiment with them again. Here is my finished demo, which I wanna say is … More Some new pieces…
I have three upcoming Adult art workshops in May/June. Check them out! This Sunday, May 22, I will be teaching a Color Theory 3 hour workshop at the Visual Art Center of NJ. Course Description- This workshop will allow students to understand how color works by isolating warm and cool colors, understanding complimentary colors, and … More Upcoming Workshops!
I havent blogged for a while, have so much to blog about! I figure ill start with Schatze. I was commissioned a while back to do a 5″ x 7″ graphite portrait of this beautiful German Shepherd, Schatze. So gorgeous, and so well behaved! Heres how it turned out! I was so inspired by … More Schatze
Come enjoy the upcoming spring season by waking the lovely trails and enjoying some wildlife art! The Art of Nature Show is our annual nature art exhibit to kick off Earth Awareness Month. This year we focus on a select group of seven exceptional fine nature artists. These local fine artists have created illustrations for … More Art of Nature Show in Basking Ridge, NJ
Recently I have documented a painting I was working on by taking a picture of it every 15-20 minutes or so. (Or at least I TRIED to remember to do that.) Anyhow, I compiled all my pics in a little video to see the evolution of the painting in a minute or so. … More BREAK DOWN- “How to draw and paint a bird”